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#1 sawyer67



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Posted 10 January 2005 - 09:28 PM

I am wondering if anyone could give me some information on where to find crankbait bodies, wood or otherwise, and if there are molds you can buy to pour your own.
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#2 woodsac


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Posted 11 January 2005 - 10:58 AM

I'm sure someone else can give you a more definitive answer, but I check all the normal suppliers.





#3 dark star

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Posted 12 January 2005 - 09:16 AM

I really think you will get much more satisfaction and gain a lot of knowledge from making your own molds.The links Woodsac posted should get you well on your way another link i have supplied will give you the basics on mold making.Also i suggest doing a site search there are many posts on making molds with various materials such as casting resins and rtv for example ,also there are some excellent posts by Art Brush on how to make a two and four part molds(for a hollow bodied lure) the mans skill is quite amazing.Feel free to pm in regards to making rtv molds i have made up a few


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Posted 12 January 2005 - 09:25 AM

Here's a shameless plug for my own tutorial. It's an inexpensive and easy way to get into the Mold Making, lure casting procedure, IMHO

#5 Art Brush

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Posted 15 January 2005 - 10:15 AM

Hey Sawyer here's a link to a few tutorials on mold making...

Husky's tutorial is a great way to wet your beak in crankbait casting without breakin your wallet.

Post your lures when you got them ready.

Tight Lines,